Watch Orbital's Cygnus spacecraft attain the ISS this morning
Run out of Daredevil episodes to binge however nonetheless cannot sleep? Take a peek reside whereas the ISS captures its largest supply ever, driving aboard an Orbital Cygnus spacecraft (just like the one proven above throughout a supply in December final yr). NASA TV will kick off its livestream at 5:30AM ET., and the craft is scheduled to reach at 6:40AM ET. Probably the most thrilling half, nevertheless, continues to be a few months off. As soon as Cygnus detaches from the ISS, engineers will remotely ignite the Spacecraft Hearth-1 (Saffire-I) experiment, to learn how a big hearth spreads in microgravity. Will probably be the primary of a collection of such experiments, they usually would be the first ones carried out at this scale. Different experiments aboard embrace upgraded 3D-printing capabilities, the Gecko Gripper gadget, 5 CubeSats and far, rather more.